Depressive and Bipolar Disorders

DEPRESSION 1Your mood is your internal emotional experience of your world and all things in it. It affects the way you think, feel, and behave. It impacts the way you interact with others, the way you think about things, and how you respond toproblems.

Sometimes, mood disorders develop and severely impact the way you perceive life, relationships, and even your sense of who you are and your self-worth. If this has happened to you, you may be finding that this condition has the power to rob you of your stability, self confidence, pleasure, purpose, determination, energy, sleep, self-control, focus, appetite or appetite control, alertness, productivity, and other things that are essential to your definition of what makes life satisfying.

Mood disorders don’t discriminate. They occur in persons of all genders, ages, and backgrounds. The firststep to finding freedom from a mood disorder is to develop a better understanding of what it is.

There are several types of mood disorders. They are categorized under either Depressive Disorders or Bipolar Disorders.  They are so common that it is likely that you recognize their names. They are:

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  1. Major Depressive Disorder
  2. Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD)
  3. Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)


Bipolar Disorders

  1. Bipolar I
  2. Bipolar II
  3. Cyclothymic Disorder


Want to know more about the different types of Anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive and Related Disorders?  Check out the Client Resources below:

VIDEO VAULT: Depression and Bipolar Disorders

DOCUMENT VAULT: Depresssion and Bipolar Disorders

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Depression During and After Pregnancy
Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Bipolar Disorder Fact Sheet

These disorders can occur in persons of all genders, ages, and backgrounds. No one is immune.  Fortunately, they can be treated. People who suffer from these and other disorders can lead fulfilling, meaningful, and productive lives.

There is hope!cartoon_sunrise_background_02_vector_157944_3Do you or a loved one need help with these or other issues? Is so, we would be honored to assist you. Simply contact us to begin your journey toward creating the life you want.

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Email: jodimoore@stillwaterscounselingcom